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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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We took a short trip from Montevideo to check out Punte del Este, which is like the major seaside resort for the rich and famous in Uruguay. For us there was rain, rain and more rain..... and a beach of black sand! The best thing was on way we stopped at Casa de Pueblo, which was a really cool house, like the Guadi style architecture ...
... has become a very successful enterprise.The addition of making it a tourist attraction too was a good way in creating word of mouth advertising for the estate and the fact they have entered into it with the same meticulous detail that they have dedicated to the produce of the estate is a testament to how a good business should be run.
The most enjoyable part of the experience is the tasting of the oils and this introduced some fun and relaxation into the visit as Lorena ...
... br> Today we woke up to glorious sunshine so after planning our next stop we headed to the beach for another chilled day as we thought the conditions weren't right for here for the not quite expert surfers that we are. However hope came in the form of a surf school class and after watching them for a while we headed to the surf board hire shop. The man in the shop assured us it was safe for beginners and it did look a lot quieter than yesterday so off we went.
... couldn’t park there, but I got across to him the Kaaren was coming with our stuff, and we were only loading up there. He looked at what all we had to carry on that little scooter, smile and shook his head, and said something that I took to be something like, "good luck.” We managed to get it all on, with Kaaren carrying the larger boxes between us. Fortunately, it was only two blocks to our hotel from there. When we got there, we had a guy who was unloading some linens ...
... home, to the bar next door, and decide to give it a go. We get a surprisingly good bife de lomo, split in two, and an excellent salad for a reasonable price. Having a hard look at the bar "Minga", it is a lot larger than it at first looks, and has a large upstairs terrace, and in fact is a real parilla.
The film crews have all gone home, and it is quieter in the street, but not in our room. There is always someone on duty in the hotel, even though it ...